General Election 2012

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Burglary At Democrat Party HQ In Seattle

Police detectives are investigating an overnight burglary at the Seattle headquarters of the state Democratic Party.

CBS Seattle–11/06/2012

The Final Presidential Debate

CBS Seattle–10/22/2012

President Barack Obama (Photo credit: BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/GettyImages)

Obama, Romney Make Pitches To Voters On ’60 Minutes’

In separate interviews, President Barack Obama and his challenger, Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney, discuss the election year’s hot button issues. Steve Kroft interviews Obama. Scott Pelley interviews Romney.

CBS Seattle–09/24/2012

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Romney Paid 14.1% In Federal Taxes For 2011

Mitt Romney and his wife, Ann, paid $1.94 million in federal taxes on last year’s income of $13.7 million, for an effective tax rate of 14.1 percent, his campaign said Friday.

CBS Seattle–09/21/2012

Former US President Jimmy Carter (Photo credit JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/GettyImages)

President Carter’s Grandson Arranged Romney Video’s Release

The grandson of former President Jimmy Carter says he persuaded the source who secretly taped Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney at a fundraiser to release the full video to the media.

CBS Seattle–09/18/2012

Jon Stewart

Jon Stewart, Bill O’Reilly To Debate For Charity

Bill O’Reilly, The host of Fox News Channel’s “The O’Reilly Factor” and Jon Stewart, the anchor of Comedy Central’s fake newscast “The Daily Show with Jon Stewart” have announced they will clash in a debate dubbed “The Rumble in the Air-Conditioned Auditorium.” The event will donate half of its profits to charity.

CBS Seattle–09/18/2012

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Romney: Palestinians Not Interested In Peace [Video]

Republican Mitt Romney faced a new challenge Tuesday for saying Palestinians “have no interest” in peace with Israel, comments captured on newly released videotape of his private remarks to wealthy donors.

CBS Seattle–09/18/2012

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Romney’s ‘Middle-Income’ Comments Are Puzzling

The Republican presidential nominee defined “middle-income” Friday as income of $200,000 to $250,000 a year and less.

CBS Seattle–09/14/2012

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Tables Turn In August: Obama Raises More Than Romney

President Barack Obama squeaked out a fundraising victory over Mitt Romney in August as the candidates gear up for the final stretch of their closely contested campaign.

CBS Seattle–09/10/2012